It’s been quite awhile since I posted anything; that’s what happens when you become gainfully employed again (YEAH!). However, I miss my crocheting. Over the past couple of weekends I have been crocheting frantically, working on Christmas gifts for my family. Looks like Christmas will be “extended” for some if I don’t finish my projects […]
Yes, I made a selfish crochet. I actually took the time to crochet something for myself before starting on a hat a niece asked I make for her despite knowing the hat wouldn’t take more than a weekend to make. (she wants an owl hat, below is the pattern I found to use from http://www.repeatcrafterme.com. […]
Now that I am gainfully employed again I need to learn to budget my time to complete projects and work on my teaching plans. I also need to learn to curb my “surfing” the web in search of patterns. I got up early this morning and went to http://www.lionbrand.com/ to find patterns using their Homespun yarn […]
December Challenge: The Party – Pajama Party, That Is. As I mentioned in an earlier blog one of my sisters sews rather than crochets or knits. Here is her latest project completion.
Jack Skellington Santa Outfit. If you’re a fan of the movie “Nightmare Before Christmas” check out this blog for this free pattern!
Tell me, who (with children) doesn’t leave cookies for the big man? I’ve seen plates with “Cookies for Santa” which is cute but when I found this fillet crochet pattern for a placemat (from Crochet patterns by Herrshners, November/December 1988, no longer in publication, if interested, let me know and I will figure out a […]
So I decided to make myself a winter cap. I found this pattern on http://www.yarnspirations.com/pattern/crochet/sheepskin-hat-scarf-mittens and thought it was a unique cap to make but didn’t know for whom I would crochet it. That was until one day last week when we were walking the dogs and the wind was brutal! It has warmed up since […]